Parenting Week 15 Vocabulary 1. accentuate Emphasize 2. alliteration Words in a series that begin with the same sounds 3. bilingual Able to speak two languages easily and naturally 4. consequences Results of actions, both negative and positive, both natural and logical 5. egocentric Looking at a situation only in terms of personal needs and wants, and not viewpoint 6. moral development caring about other people Relating to issues of right and wrong and affecting how people behave A speech sound that distinguishes one word from another, e.g. the sounds 7. phonemes "d" and "t" in the words "bid" and "bit." A phoneme is the smallest phonetic unit that can carry meaning. 8. positive reinforcement A response to a desired behavior that makes the behavior likely to be repeated 9. responsibility A task which one is trusted to complete 10. Urie Outlined layers of environment that affect a child’s development, such as Bronfenbrenner the child’s own biology, family/community environment, and society.